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Select sports enjoy eased restrictions

By Jackson Russell With regional Victoria now in step three COVID-19 restrictions, selected Mitchell Shire clubs and associations will return to play in a way never before experienced. Tennis, bowls and golf are able to resume...

Winter basketball cancelled

By Jackson Russell WALLAN Basketball has been forced to cease all competitions after Basketball Victoria cancelled its Big V and Victorian Junior Basketball League seasons in the wake of metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire going...

Basketball and netball to return

Wallan basketball and Kilmore Broadford Netball Association (KBNA) are preparing for the return of junior sport in the region. The return to sport comes after Premier Daniel Andrews announced the easing of COVID-19 restrictions last...

Basketball imports sent home

By Jackson Russell Basketball clubs across Victoria have had to send their import players home after the Big V season was postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Whittlesea Pacers imports Francis Kiapway and I’mani Davis have...

Wallan ready for Big V

By Jackson Russell Wallan Panthers are ready to get the 2020 Big V season underway but will have to wait a while after the season’s start was postponed. After a raft of changes, the men’s roster...

Panthers welcome import

By Jackson Russell The Wallan Panthers have brought in USA basketballer Sharif Black to fill its one import spot on its men’s roster for the 2020 Big V season. The six foot two inches point guard...

Pacers welcome imports

By Jackson Russell The Whittlesea Pacers have welcomed three new imports into the fold as the Big V season kicks off on Saturday, March 14. The Pacers’ women’s team has brought in I’mani Davis and Saule...

Panthers’ perfect prize

By Jackson Russell Wallan Panthers finally have their first senior championship, after a 77-65 win over Seymour Blasters in the Country Basketball League North East grand final in Wodonga on Saturday night. Much like the semi-final,...

Panthers men through to grand final

By Jackson Russell Wallan Panthers have one team heading to the Country Basketball League grand final in Wodonga on Saturday, with the men’s team keeping their perfect record in tact. The women’s team lost in an...

Goulimis bringing excitement to Pacers

By Jackson Russell With 25 years of experience under his belt, new Whittlesea Pacers men’s coach Michael Goulimis is hoping to rejuvenate the program and stop the ‘downward slide’ of the past four years. Goulimis has...